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SPINDLE WHORL

Unique ID: NLM17

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Geometric decoration, sunburst and dots, quite poor.

Notes:

Checked following Sophie Catley. Dating changed from 'Medieval 1066-1485' to 'post-Medieval 1500-1600'. Drawing refs added.

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1500
Date to: AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 11.3 mm
Weight: 54.25 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 23rd September 1997

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: nlps0015, NLM17

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Decoration style: Geometric

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: NORTH LINCOLNSHIRE

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 21 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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